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Between Summer's Longing and Winter's End (Fall of the Welfare State, #1)
3.36
really liked it
For those of you who are looking for new sensational authors from Scandinavia: Leif Persson is a Swedish criminologist and novelist who was a professo ...more
Mar 2012
Mar 20, 2012
 
The Keeper of Lost Causes (Department Q, #1)
3.98
it was amazing
Jussi Adler-Olsen is Denmark's premier crime writer. His books routinely top the bestseller lists in northern Europe, and he's won several Nordic crim ...more
Jan 2012
Jan 31, 2012
 
The Thief
3.51
really liked it
In the case you have not read any Japanese crime fiction or thriller so far, we suggest you take a look at "The Thief" by Fuminori Nakamura. Born in 1 ...more
Mar 2012
Mar 29, 2012
 
Viral
3.64
really liked it
Viral is probably one of the most refreshing thrillers we reviewed this year. Planning to be released by Soho Press on April 10, this is a story that ...more
Mar 2012
Mar 18, 2012
 
Designer Dirty Laundry (Style & Error Mystery #1)
3.63
liked it
Diane Vallere, a 20-year retail fashion veteran, has a new debut coming up for release on June 5, 2012 which, in a nutshell is a funny cozy mystery ce ...more
May 2012
May 07, 2012
 
Woman with Birthmark (Inspector Van Veeteren #4)
3.81
really liked it
Woman with Birthmark (or in Swedish "Kvinna med födelsemärke") is a 1996 novel by Håkan Nesser, which won the Best Swedish Crime Novel Award in the sa ...more
Mar 2012
Mar 10, 2012
 
Lime's Photograph
3.63
liked it
Leif Davidsen might not be as popular of a name as Henning Mankell or Stieg Larsson but in his native country of Denmark he is definitely one of the t ...more
Apr 2012
Apr 01, 2012
 
The Sunday Hangman
3.92
it was amazing
Released by Soho Crime in early February, The Sunday Hangman is probably one of the best police procedurals published so far in 2012. The author, Jame ...more
Feb 2012
Feb 27, 2012
 
Burning Bright (Peter Ash, #2)
4.06
liked it
Nick Petrie’s absorbing plot is crafted in such a way which hooks the reader from the beginning. The chase in the forest and beyond, and uncovering ne ...more
not set
Dec 23, 2016
 
Cruel Mercy
3.86
liked it
Mark’s use of language, like many of his British peers, is elegant. As the author lacks deep understanding of New York as a locale, he has used the di ...more
not set
Dec 28, 2016
 
What You Break (Gus Murphy, #2)
3.90
it was amazing
What You Break by Reed Farrel Coleman is the sort of novel which rises above the crowded pool of thriller books and shines as a star. It is not common ...more
Feb 09, 2017
Feb 09, 2017
 
Fireproof (Maggie O'Dell, #10)
3.91
really liked it
Alex Kava (born Sharon M. Kava in Silver Creek, Nebraska) is the popular American author of psychological suspense novels. Alex Kava is a member of th ...more
May 2012
May 27, 2012
 
Scorpion Betrayal (Scorpion, #2)
3.77
liked it
Andrew Kaplan is best known for his spy thriller novels featuring a former operative code-named Scorpion. He worked as a freelance journalist and war ...more
Mar 2012
Mar 23, 2012
 
The Bedlam Detective (Sebastian Becker, #2)
3.64
it was amazing
Stephen Gallagher is the English writer of several novels and television scripts, including for the BBC television series Doctor Who for which he wrot ...more
Mar 2012
Mar 25, 2012
 
The Hidden Child (Patrik Hedström, #5)
3.94
really liked it
Camilla Läckberg is a Swedish crime novelist and equivalent of James Patterson (in sales volume) in Scandinavia. A common theme in Läckberg’s oeuvre i ...more
Jan 2012
Feb 18, 2012
 
The Blood Spilt (Rebecka Martinsson, #2)
3.67
liked it
Review: The Blood Spilt By Åsa Larsson

Åsa Larsson is one of the Swedish crime-writers whose name is now very well-known; thanks both to her style and
...more
Jan 2012
Feb 20, 2012
 
Death at the Jesus Hospital (Lord Francis Powerscourt, #11)
3.59
it was amazing
David Dickinson, the Irish author of Lord Francis Powerscourt series. With a first-class degree in Classics from Cambridge, he worked in British telev ...more
Mar 2012
Mar 27, 2012
 
The Cruel Stars of the Night
3.68
it was amazing
Kjell Eriksson is a Swedish crime-writer and the author of the novels such as The Princess of Burundi and The Cruel Stars of the Night, the former of ...more
Jan 2012
Feb 20, 2012
 
One Blood (Kella and Conchita Mysteries #2)
3.57
really liked it
Mystery novels in exotic locales have always interested us but the new release One Blood set in Solomon Islands was probably one of the most refreshin ...more
Mar 2012
Mar 04, 2012
 
If Thy Right Hand
3.82
really liked it
From a Broadway career to law enforcement and then to the literary world, Robin Lamont has definitely been on a long journey to become a novelist. Aft ...more
Apr 2012
Apr 29, 2012
 
Mind's Eye (Inspector Van Veeteren #1)
3.61
really liked it
Håkan Nesser, is now firmly established as one of the world's bestselling crime novelists especially for his successful Van Veeteren mysteries. So in ...more
Feb 2012
Feb 28, 2012
 
The Cop with the Pink Pistol: A Mystery Introducing NYPD Detective Donna Prima
2.96
it was amazing
The new debut "The Cop With the Pink Pistol" written by broadcast veteran Gray Basnight is now making his mark in print. Published by Ransom Note Pres ...more
Apr 2012
Apr 03, 2012
 
Blue Monday (Frieda Klein, #1)
3.77
liked it
Nicci French is the pseudonym of English husband-and-wife team Nicci Gerrard and Sean French, who write psychological thrillers together. Their new no ...more
Mar 2012
Mar 09, 2012
 
No Mark Upon Her (Duncan Kincaid & Gemma James, #14)
4.14
it was amazing
Deborah Crombie is a familiar name among fans of police procedural novels. A native of Texas, she lived in England for several years and the Duncan Ki ...more
Mar 2012
Mar 13, 2012
 
The Bone Yard (Body Farm, #6)
4.12
it was amazing
Today Jefferson Bass is probably one of the most well-known names in the sub-genre of Forensic Suspense. The writing team of Dr. Bill Bass and Jon Jef ...more
Mar 2012
Mar 22, 2012
 
Lie In The Dark
3.85
it was amazing
It's been almost 12 years since Dan Fesperman wrote Lie in the Dark and we were excited to see that the title is being re-released, this time in paper ...more
Mar 2012
Mar 20, 2012
 
Three Seconds (Grens & Sundkvist #5)
3.83
really liked it
Review Of “Three Seconds” By Anders Roslund And Börge Hellström

Three Seconds is the award winning novel by the Scandinavian Roslund & Hellström du
...more
Feb 2012
Feb 21, 2012
 
Death Angels (Inspector Winter, #1)
3.57
really liked it
Åke Edwardson is one of our favorite Swedish novelists and we have reviewed some of the books from his Chief Inspector Winter series in the past (Go h ...more
Mar 2012
Mar 08, 2012
 
The Shadow In The Water
3.15
really liked it
Inger Frimansson is one of the most popular novelists and crime writers in Sweden. Having previously worked for 30 years as a journalist, her first no ...more
Mar 2012
Mar 02, 2012
 
Unseen (Anders Knutas, #1)
3.58
liked it
Mari Jungstedt is the author of the popular and bestselling crime series featuring police detective Anders Knutas. Since the 2003 release of Unseen (D ...more
Mar 2012
Mar 29, 2012
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